CHICAGO (CBS)– Officials confirmed there is a person in custody who is being questioned after entering the Naval Station Great Lakes without authorization.
That person is an employee and did have access the entire time. Friday’s graduation event at the station has been postponed until further notice.
The base is about 40 miles north of Chicago.
CBS 2’s Eric Cox has more.
JUST IN: Driver in custody & being questioned at Naval Station Great Lakes in North Chicago after entering without authorization.
The camp has been on lockdown for 3 hrs.
— Eric Cox (@EricCoxTV) January 24, 2020
Officials took to Facebook to announce the lockdown and stated, “TAKE COVER IN NEAREST BUILDING OR STRUCTURE.”